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Sustainability Talks

Join us in a series of Sustainability Talks produced in collaboration with Macquarie University. These solutions based talks bring together some of the leading thinkers in their respective fields to discuss what is happening across policy, private industry and research to tackle Sydney’s increasing development in a sustainable way. 


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9 AUGUST This talk is the first in our series as we look at solutions to increase sustainable transport in Sydney and reduce the congestion on our streets, with guest presenters Marg Prendergast (Coordinator General for Transport NSW), Zara Crichton (General Manager of Connect Macquarie Park + North Ryde) and Rebecca Edwards (Director Projects & Programs, Sustainable Business Australia). Learn more and register to attend


Green and Public Spaces

13 SEPTEMBER Join us in the second talk of the series as we explore how we can increase the value and amount of Green and Public space in Sydney with the increasing pressure of development and population growth. Guest presenters include Dr Peter Davies (Senior Lecturer in Environmental Planning, Macquarie University), Adrian McGregor (Founder and CEO of McGregor Coxall), Kylie Legge (Founding Director of Place Partners) and Ben Peacock (Founder of Republic of Everyone). Learn more and register to attend


Cultural and Natural Heritage

11 OCTOBER The last in our series, this talk will delve into the ways in which we can integrate and value Australia’s cultural and natural heritage in a modern culture with presenters Dr Emilie Ens (Corss Cultural Ecologist, Macquarie University), Dr Donna Houston (Director of the Bachelor of Planning Program, Macquarie University) and Sarah Holland Clift (Coordinator of the Parramatta River Catchment Group). Learn more and register to attend


Last updated on 26 July 2017